Combined solutions: pallet racks and the Pallet Shuttle system

20/03/2019

Lestra, the well-known French duvet, pillow and sleeping bag maker, is equipping its new Château-Renault warehouse (Indre-et-Loire) with Mecalux racking. The warehouse will combine two logistics solutions with capacity for more than 13,200 pallets: pallet racks and high-density racks with the Pallet Shuttle system.

Pallet racks and the Pallet Shuttle system in the Lestra warehouse

The warehouse will be divided into two sections. Single-depth, 31' high selective pallet racks will be installed in the first section, comprised of 14 aisles and will hold 5,816 pallets.

In the second section, three blocks of high-density racks will be run by the Pallet Shuttle system, and also include nine aisles of selective pallet racks. It will contain a 7,468-pallet capacity.

Duvet creator in France

Founded in 1914 in the city of Strasbourg, the Lestra company has spent the past 100 years striving to improve the well-being of people. With 220 employees, the firm carries more than 5,000 SKUs that are manufactured in its three-story production center.